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counterstamp

transitive verb coun·ter·stamp \¦kau̇ntə(r)+\

Definition of counterstamp

  1. 1 :  to stamp or impress (something already stamped or signed) — compare countersign

  2. 2a :  to countermark (a coin) b :  to stamp (a different coin design or a countermark) onto a coin counterstamp a coin of Heraclius on a coin of Justinian counterstamp a Texan 8-real piece on a Mexican 5-real piece

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Origin and Etymology of counterstamp

counter- + stamp (verb)


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counterstamp

noun coun·ter·stamp

Definition of counterstamp

  1. 1 :  a stamp or impression put upon something (as a check or paper) that has already been stamped

  2. 2 :  a numismatic countermark

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Origin and Etymology of counterstamp

counter- + stamp (noun)


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